Posts tagged with wildlife

ACTION ALERT: Tell EPA to pass strong new regulations on oil dispersants

Posted Tuesday April 14, 2015 by Reef Relief

EARTHJUSTICE ACTION ALERT: Almost 2 million gallons of toxic chemical dispersants were...

EARTHJUSTICE ACTION ALERT: Almost 2 million gallons of toxic chemical dispersants were dumped in the Gulf of Mexico during the 2010 BP drilling disaster, to ”clean up“ the oil spill....

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Hawaiian Marine Refuge Now Filled With Garbage

Posted Tuesday November 25, 2014 by Reef Relief

Nov 18, 2014 07:00 AM ET // by Patrick J. Kiger ....

Nov 18, 2014 07:00 AM ET // by Patrick J. Kiger . Discover News Photo: NOAA The Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument in Hawaii, a World Heritage Site and one of the largest...

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Hawaii Is First State to Ban Plastic Bags

Posted Tuesday February 18, 2014 by Reef Relief

By Tanya Lewis|   February 11, 2014. livescience.com Plastic bags are the modern...

By Tanya Lewis|   February 11, 2014. livescience.com Plastic bags are the modern environmental scourge — piling up in landfills, polluting the oceans and choking wildlife. Now, Hawaii has taken a...

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Strong 2012 Nesting Season For Florida Loggerheads; ‘Nesting Has Risen Over The Past Five Years’

Posted Monday October 22, 2012 by Reef Relief

Underwatertimes.com News Service – October 19, 2012 TALLAHASSEE, Florida — Loggerhead sea...

Underwatertimes.com News Service – October 19, 2012 TALLAHASSEE, Florida — Loggerhead sea turtle nesting was near a 24-year high along Florida beaches this year, according to data compiled by Florida...

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